A New York architect designed the new home in Georgian style for Dr. and Mrs. A. B. Seelye in 1904. It was built in 1905 at a cost of $55,000. The mansion contains the original furniture and Edison light fixtures. In this Kansas attraction, you will tour 25 rooms, including eleven bedrooms, ballroom, bowling alley, and kitchen areas. Special items of interest are the beautiful dining room, music room with gold French furniture and Steinway grand piano, library, and the Tiffany-designed fireplace in the grand hall.
The Patent Medicine Museum has many artifacts of the A. B. Seelye Medical Company. Founded in 1890, more than 100 products were sold over a 14-state area. See the elegance of early 20th century architecture and furnishings when you visit this historic midwestern home.
If you visit the Seelye Mansion ond would like a remider of your tour, or if you cannot come in person but would like the historical overview, here is your book! Written by Cynthia Manz in 2010, the book includes photos and descriptions of Doc Seelye's medical company and the 25-room 1905 stately home which he built.